Multics and Plan 9: The Big Bangs in the Distributed Computing System Universe
Computing in Science & Engineering
By Seyedeh Leili Mirtaheri,Ehsan Mousavi Khaneghah,Amir Saman Memaripour,Lucio Grandinetti,Mohsen Sharifi,Zarrintaj Bornaee
Issue Date:September 2014
In this article, the authors investigate the development of Multiplexed Information and Computing Service (Multics) and Plan 9, and illustrate how these approaches have influenced today's computing systems. "Computing service as an electricity service...